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Guru’s philosophy still relevant: Speakers

Tribune News Service New Delhi, October 14 A lecture on the “Contribution of Guru Nanak Dev to Indian philosophy” was organised by the International Centre for Sikh Studies under the aegis of the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) here today. Speakers talked about the Guru’s teachings and their contemporary relevance. Dr Shamsher Singh, a retired professor of Punjabi University, Patiala, said Guru Nanak’s concept of “oneness of God” had an eternal value. Former Vice Chancellor of Punjabi University Dr Jaspal Singh said the implementation of the Guru’s teachings had the potential of solving major problems of the world. Akali MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa urged Sikh leaders not to project that the Guru or Sikhism belonged only to their community. The Tribune